Travel Diaries: Headstones

I'm going through my pictures of the gravesfrom the churchyards at Söne Church and Dädesjö Old Church. Row one (from top to bottom): The solar cross was the oldest, dated, headstone at the cemetery of Söne Church. It has text in Latin on it, I have not tried to translate it yet. But I'm gonna. …

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Top 5 Obsessions

Because I'm living on the internet until fall arrives. Corsets. And for once, this never-ending obsession of mine is getting fed because I've finally ordered a new corset. My measurements are next to hopeless so I'm kind of holding my breath but with a bit of luck it will fit, the sizing looks good on …

All Hallows/All Souls

I wrote about Sweden's tradition with lighting candles in the cemeteries during All Hallow's and this is my absolute favorite tradition tied to the Church of Sweden. Originally, the holiday was about celebrating all saints during one day and the church, even though Lutheran Protestants don't worship saints, still acknowledge their existence. The day after, …